Happy New Year, everyone. I thought I’d start it off with a post by Lisa Doucet, a behind-the-scenes powerhouse in Canadian Children’s Lit. She is the co-manager of Woozles, the kids bookstore in Halifax, a respected tastemaker, and a tireless champion of books for young people. My dream is to visit her at Woozles one […]
I get overwhelmed with fan feelings for Zarqa Nawaz. Not only is she the creator of one of Canada’s most successful TV’s comedy series, Little Mosque on the Prairie, she’s the author of one of my favourite memoirs, Laughing All the Way to the Mosque. If you haven’t read it, you need to remedy that […]
Thanks to Deirdre Baker in the Toronto Star and Shannon Ozirny in The Globe and Mail for the kind words about The Fashion Committee! “Charlie is perhaps Juby’s finest character to date, not just seriously inventive, buoyant and insightful in fashion sense and philosophy, but also a poignant testament to the resilience of a girl […]
Thanks to Elissa Gershowitz, Executive Editor at The Horn Book, for the questions about The Fashion Committee.
Help me choose the Terribly Official T-Shirt design for The Fashion Committee. Which of these slogans/designs is your favourite? I know it’s hard to choose because you love them both with all your heart. But if you had to pick one, which would it be? Send me an email (click link, scroll to bottom of […]